Meet Our Owners

Jonathan Blakely
Owner and Founder of Quality Janitorial

A native of Asheville, Jonathan oversees all aspects of the day-to-day operations. He is a graduate of A-B Tech with degrees in Marketing and Business Administration, and Mechanical Engineering. He and wife, Namurah have two sons, Jonathan and Preston, and if he’s not in the office, you will probably find him camping in the mountains. He is proficient in stripping and waxing floors, carpet extraction and bonnet cleaning, office cleaning and restroom cleaning and sanitizing and shares his extensive knowledge through employees training. 

Namurah Blakely

Originally from Asheville, Namurah is a graduate of Mars Hill College with a Bachelor’s degree in Allied Health and AS Nursing. Her knowledge of the health care industry is vital to Quality Janitorial for implementing requirements in servicing medical facilities. On her off-time she enjoys gardening and family time with her high school sweetheart Jonathan, their two sons and of course, her furry friend Lena. 

Meet Our Managers

Mia Terry
Operations Manager

Detail-oriented and self-driven, Mia has a keen eye for problem solving, production quality and expert supervision for day-to-day operations. Mia has been with Quality Janitorial for over a decade and has a strong understanding of maintenance, customer relations, safety, security and logistics. Mia is a graduate of Mars Hill University. She enjoys playing basketball and hiking




                                                                   Jonathan Blakely
                                                                   JANITORIAL MANAGER

 As a part of the Quality team since birth, Jonathan brings management experience with a strong work ethic and critical thinking skills. He is a graduate of Appalachian State University.  Jonathan has a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a  minor in Health Promotions.  in his off time, Jonathan trains   athletes in strength and plyometrics. 



Janie Carmack
Janitorial Manager

Janie brings professionalism and admin skills to the Quality team. She is family-oriented and loves the outdoors, especially fishing and camping with her three children. Originally from Cherokee, she is a graduate of the University of Phoenix with a degree in Business Management and Administration.

Benjamin Patterson
Office/ Human Resource Manager




Benjamin comes to Quality from the food service industry where he was a General Manager for the last 10 years.  He is studying Human Resources at Western Governors University and brings those skills and knowledge to Quality. He enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. 

Yusuf Hakim
Janitorial Manager

Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Yusuf is a graduate of Shaw University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management.  Having been a part of the Quality Team since 2008, Yusuf enjoys being with his grandchildren, helping others, reading and playing chess.

Karen Gallagher
Office Administrator/Inside Sales

Karen recently moved to the area from Florida where she has 30 plus years of experience in the janitorial industry.  Karen and her husband are looking forward to spending time with their grandchildren and starting a new chapter in their lives here in Asheville.

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